NKF #SCM14 Meeting Coverage

Check out our ongoing coverage of the meeting in Las Vegas.

Practice Management: How to Buy Technology

Out-of-pocket is one option, but it may make better business sense to lease equipment or borrow money to pay for it.

Spotlight on Hypogonadism: May Raise CKD Death Risk

Second lowest quintile of T levels had a 53% increased death risk.

Expert Q&A: Renal Stenting and the CORAL Study

CORAL study chair Lance Dworkin, MD, discusses his controversial findings with us.

Ongoing Clinical Trials

Our website has the latest ongoing clinical trials in nephrology and urology.

NKF 2014 Coverage



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Transplant Outcomes Better in IgA Nephropathy Patients

Transplant Outcomes Better in IgA Nephropathy Patients

Their unadjusted 5-year death-censored graft survival and patient survival rates are higher compared with other recipients.

Team-Focused Approach Improves Phosphorus Control

Team-Focused Approach Improves Phosphorus Control

In a study, nurses and technicians educated groups of hemodialysis patients about phosphate binders.

Diabetic Foot Ulcers Raise ESRD Patient Costs

Diabetic Foot Ulcers Raise ESRD Patient Costs

Study reveals an association with greater use of ESAs and higher inpatient and outpatient costs.

An Inflammatory Case of Acute Kidney Injury

An Inflammatory Case of Acute Kidney Injury

A 70-year-old woman presented with acute kidney injury. She has a 10-year history of type 2 diabetes and ...

Long-Term Renal Function Following Urinary Diversion

Long-Term Renal Function Following Urinary Diversion

A 54-year-old man with muscle-invasive bladder cancer underwent cystoprostatectomy and ileal orthotopic neobladder urinary diversion.

Pathology demonstrated pT2N0M0 Stage II disease. ...

A Case of Hematuria and Flank Pain

A Case of Hematuria and Flank Pain

A 20-year-old white man presented to the emergency room with severe, left-sided, upper abdominal pain that began upon awakening two ...

Adrenal Mass in a Patient with High-Risk RCC

Adrenal Mass in a Patient with High-Risk RCC

A 63-year-old man with history of a pT2N0M0 Stage II Grade 3 clear cell renal cell carcinoma who had undergone ...

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